Student Computing Labs and Kiosks
All University of Pittsburgh students with a valid University Computing Account may use any of the eight Student Computing Labs, Computer Kiosks, and Pitt Print Stations conveniently located throughout the Pittsburgh campus close to residence halls and classrooms.
The Student Computing Labs received a 2015 Pitt Sustainability Award.
View our interactive Campus Maps to locate the following:
- Lab Locations, Hours, Equipment, and Support>
- Computer Kiosks>
- Mobile Charging Stations>
- Pitt Printing Locations>
Student Computing Lab House Rules
Please be considerate when using the Student Computing Labs!
- No tobacco
- Speak softly
- Notify staff immediately of drink spills
- Dispose of trash
Lab patrons who violate these policies will be asked to leave the lab.
You may be asked to show your University Identification card, per the following University policy:
Summary of Services Available
Computing and Software
Collaborative Rooms and Classroom Reservation
Mobile IT Resources
Mobile Computing Counters and Lab
Mobile Device Charging Stations
FALL SEMESTER LAB HOURS (AUGUST 27–DECEMBER 14, 2018)
|Alumni Hall (Room B-40)||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
|Bellefield Hall (Room 314)||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–9 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
|Benedum Hall (Room B-06)||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-27)||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-62)||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.|
|David Lawrence Hall (Room 230)||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours|
|Hillman Library (Room 112)||10 a.m.–24 hours||24 hours||24 hours–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–10 p.m.|
|Sutherland Hall (Room 120)||10 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–10 p.m.|
FINALS WEEK HOURS (DECEMBER 8–17, 2018)
|Friday, Dec. 7||Saturday, Dec. 8||Sunday, Dec. 9||Monday–Thursday, Dec. 10–13||Friday, Dec. 14||Saturday, Dec. 15||Sunday, Dec. 16|
|Alumni Hall (Room B-40)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|Bellefield Hall (Room 314)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|Benedum Hall (Room B-06)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-27)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-62)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
|David Lawrence Hall (Room 230)||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours–10 p.m.||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|Hillman Library (Room 112)||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours–5 p.m.||CLOSED|
|Sutherland Hall (Room 120)||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–10 p.m.||10 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
For more information about lab software, visit the software in the labs page.
|Windows Computers (Windows 10)||Windows Express Stations* (Windows 10)||Macintosh Computers (Mac OS X 10.11)||Linux Computers (Red Hat Linux)||Black & White Print Stations||Color Print Stations|
|Alumni Hall (Room B-40)||12 (D)||10 (D)||6 (A)||2 (E)||2||1|
|Bellefield Hall (Room 314)||31 (D)||-||-||-||1||-|
|Benedum Hall (Room B-06)||22 (D)||22 (D)||10 (A)||2 (E)||3||1|
Outside lab exit door
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-27)||-||10 (B)||6 (A)||-||3||1|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-62)||14 (B)||20 (B)||15 (A)||2 (E)||3||-|
|David Lawrence Hall (Room 230)||25 (C)||25 (C)||12 (A)||2 (E)||4||1|
Outside lab entrance
|22 (B)||23 (B)||14 (A)||2 (E)||4||1|
|26 (D, C)||14 (E)||12 (A)||-||1||-|
|Sutherland Hall (Room 114)||5 (C)||5 (C)||4 (A)||2 (E)||1||1|
Outside lab in lobby
All labs are equipped with portable USB DVD+/-RW drives, document and photo scanners, and headphones. Please see a Lab Monitor to borrow a portable device.
* Windows Express Stations have the most highly used software packages. You can quickly log in to these computers and work on them for as long as you need.
Computer Models Used In Our Labs:
|Model||Processor||RAM||Video Card||Storage Type||Display Size|
|A||Apple iMac (21.5” Late 2013)||Intel Core i7||16 GB||1 GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M||Solid State||21.5" 1920x1080|
|B||Dell Precision 5720 All-in-One||Intel Core i7-7700||16 GB||4 GB AMD Radeon Pro WX 4150||Solid State||27" 4K 3840x2160|
|C||Dell Precision 3420||Intel Core i7-7700||16 GB||2 GB AMD FirePro W4100||Solid State||27" 4K 3840x2160|
|D||Dell Precision 3420||Intel Core i7-6700||16 GB||2 GB AMDFirePro W2100||Solid State||23" 1920x1080|
|E||Dell OptiPlex 9020||Intel Core i7-4790||16 GB||2 GB AMD Radeon R7 250||Solid State||23" 1920x1080|
Special Lab Equipment
- USB MIDI musical keyboard with headphones – B-40 Alumni Hall
- Specialized Desks – 314 Bellefield Hall and Hillman Library featuring specialized desks with USB and AC power ports to charge personal devices. The desks also feature VGA and HDMI inputs so students can use the workstation's display as a second screen with personal devices. Please see a Lab Monitor to borrow a video cable.
- Student Computing Lab Classrooms - 314 Bellefield Hall and G-62 Cathedral of Learning. Reserve a classroom.
- Dual monitor workstations - B-40 Alumni Hall
Each charging station is equipped with:
- 1 Apple 30 Pin Dock Connection
- 3 Apple Lightning Connections
- 3 Micro USB Connections
- 1 USB-C Connection
Remember: Never leave your device unattended while it's charging.
Pittsburgh campus locations include all Student Computing Labs, the William Pitt Union, and Walk-In Support locations at the University Store on Fifth and Litchfield Towers Lobby.
Pittsburgh Campus includes:
- Litchfield Towers (Lobby - 3 kiosks)
- Lothrop Hall (Lobby - 1 kiosk)
- O'Hara Student Center (1 kiosk)
- Posvar Hall (1st Floor - 2 kiosks)
- Sennott Square (2nd Floor Lobby - 1 kiosk)
- William Pitt Union Lobby (2 kiosks)